H.Res. 984 (110th): Expressing support for the designation of July 26, 2008 as “National Day of the Cowboy”.

Introduced:

Feb 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 14, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 14, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Gabrielle Giffords
Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2008
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/14/2008--Passed House without amendment.Expresses support for the designation of July 26, 2008, as National Day of the Cowboy.Encourages the people of the United States to observe the National Day of ...

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Related Bills
S.Res. 482 (Related)
A resolution designating July 26, 2008, as “National Day of the American Cowboy”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 20, 2008

S.Res. 450 (Related)
A resolution designating July 26, 2008, as “National Day of the Cowboy”.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2008

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 984” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

History

Introduced
Feb 13, 2008
Reported by Committee
Jun 12, 2008
Agreed To
Jul 14, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Cosponsors
52 cosponsors (43D, 9R) (show)
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